Department Governing Board
As regards its formal organization, the GSI is a department and forms part of the LMU’s broader Faculty of Social Sciences. At the level of department, the GSI is governed by a council of directors (Leitungskollegium) whose voting members are the institute’s professors, the womens‘ representative, and a representative of the academic staff ('Mittelbau'). Student representatives (Fachschaft) have an advisory role. The council is headed by two oft he GSI’s ordinary professors who assume the functions of executive and, respectively, deputy director. The administration office and the student office provides administrative and logistical resources.
Managing Director of the Administration Office
Dr. Lars C. Colschen (on leave)